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The Resource Uncertain peril : genetic engineering and the future of seeds, Claire Hope Cummings

Uncertain peril : genetic engineering and the future of seeds, Claire Hope Cummings

Label
Uncertain peril : genetic engineering and the future of seeds
Title
Uncertain peril
Title remainder
genetic engineering and the future of seeds
Statement of responsibility
Claire Hope Cummings
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the rise of industrial agriculture and plant biotechnology, the fall of public interest science, and the folly of patenting seeds. The author suggests how green technologies and new approaches to food and farming methods will provide a way out of this growing predicament
Summary
Examines the rise of industrial agriculture and plant biotechnology, the fall of public interest science, and the folly of patenting seeds. The author suggests how green technologies and new approaches to food and farming methods will provide a way out of this growing predicament
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
264923
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cummings, Claire Hope
Dewey number
631.5/21
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.B563
LC item number
C86 2008
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.B563
NAL item number
C86 2008
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural biotechnology
  • Transgenic plants
  • Transgenic plants
  • Consumer protection
  • Seeds
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
genetic engineering and the future of seeds
Label
Uncertain peril : genetic engineering and the future of seeds, Claire Hope Cummings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of the techno-elites -- Trade secrets -- Trespass -- Political science -- The ownership society -- The turning points -- Who owns rice? -- The botany of scarcity -- The botany of abundance -- A green wealth -- Ripe for change -- A conversation with corn -- The down turned hand -- Epilogue: the seeded earth
Control code
658700
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780807085806
Lccn
2007026298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807085806
  • (OCoLC)147987073
Label
Uncertain peril : genetic engineering and the future of seeds, Claire Hope Cummings
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of the techno-elites -- Trade secrets -- Trespass -- Political science -- The ownership society -- The turning points -- Who owns rice? -- The botany of scarcity -- The botany of abundance -- A green wealth -- Ripe for change -- A conversation with corn -- The down turned hand -- Epilogue: the seeded earth
Control code
658700
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780807085806
Lccn
2007026298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807085806
  • (OCoLC)147987073

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